7-8 years experience. Mid-level. New-ish to freelance after being laid off because of covid. What should I charge freelance hourly? Daily rate? Thank you.
Is anyone working somewhere with a hiring freeze right now? I started this job about 6 months ago and I'm worried I'll be the first one out now that they're officially pausing. Should I be looking for another job, and how much will this affect my resume if I get laid off?
Trump Consults Advisers About Possible Replacement for Chief of Staff John Kelly
YOU’RE FIRED! https://www.wsj.com/articles/trump-consults-advisers-about-possible-replacement-for-chief-of-staff-john-kelly-1530212632
Would a background check show that I got laid off my first job out of college due to 50% layoffs? It was a start up that was failing
Anyone scared the EY will do mass layoffs? Even though they have come out and said no. Thoughts ..
I was part of the tech layoffs over the past couple of weeks. I have an opportunity to go back in house or back to a law firm. Both are great opportunities and comparable comp. Pro of law firm - stability (less likely to be laid off). Pro of in house - no billable hours. Should I ride out the recession at a law firm until things settle down or take the risk and go back to in house?
Good luck to all those affected by the downturn and layoffs! If a referral to EY US could be helpful feel free to DM
I was affected by layoffs about a month ago and urgently looking for a good immigration lawyer. The lawyer should be experienced in handling this 60 day grace period situation and developing alternate strategies - such as change of status to B1/B2 or applying to jobs from India. There is a lot of noise and wrong information going in the market so looking for good recommendations.
I have very little time left for my grace period to end and need a consultation soon. Thanks
Hi everyone, unfortunately I was recently affected by a layoff at my company. About 30% of their marketing department along with other departments were all let go. I have 3+ professional experience with product marketing, digital marketing, and event management. Im on the hunt for a new job and am fairly new to this lovely city. If you know of anyone looking for marketing specialists or would like to network let me know. Id love to connect!
If you know that you might get fired, is it better to quit before or wait until it happens?
What happens to all the goodies and personal items on your desk when you’re laid off during WFH? A buddy packing system when ppl go back.
Any idea on what's the outlook for SAP projects in the next year?
Any internal rumblings about hiring freeze, lack of projects, layoffs?
I'm joining invent in 2 months and don't want to be there just for the one SAP project, just to be forced to work on other technologies later.
Position offered: C1
TC: 26 lpa
Who are usually let go first in an agency during layoffs? Is it the more junior or more senior?
How’s the situation in the Middle East? Are there any layoffs planned due to the market slowdown and Covid19?
My spouse was laid off recently and recently interviewed for her dream job at a large tech co. They told her that it could be a few months before the budget opens up but that they really like her. She just interviewed for another job that likes her a lot but she doesn’t love. She’s considering taking the role as a bridge to other role opens up. I think it’s better for her to wait it out. Anyone else have any thoughts of taking a job for only a few months?
Good News: I can finally binge watch Ozark season 3.
Bad news: I'm officially unemployed.
What are the "stages of grief" when laid off? I do not think it's hit me yet.
Can I still collect unemployment if I am vacationing outside the country laid off? If I am still searching for work remote can I still certify benefits? Thanks for any help.
Hi, I recently got laid off by Turing and I am looking for a job. I have a couple of interviews lined up but I absolutely love the Gartner (product catalog technical content writer) job profile. Can someone please help me with some referrals or anything that can help me get the job? I am totally qualified for the job with over 5 years of experience. I would be highly obliged. 🙏🏼
Does anyone know the criteria used to determine who is selected to be laid off due to COVID?
Does anyone have a recommendation for hardwood installers in Nova/Alexandria?
Considering traditional or engineered.
Asking here since most people are based in DC/Nova.
How hard do you work during your last 2 weeks at the firm? Is it normal for teams to add work to your plate during this time?
Let’s caption this adorable Bong Joon Ho moment at last night’s Oscars! I’ll start:
Strategists admiring the insight “We’re more connected than ever, which leads us to be more disconnected than ever”
“I woke up at 8:45 and I knew I was late but I still had to shower. I mean, I can go 2 days without a shower, but not 3. And I still made it to the office by 10!” -young female finance person
What are the best high yield savings accounts? I've been really good at investing but don't have as much in savings that I can liquidate in the event of an emergency. Need some recs!
Has anyone taken ACAMS Certified Global Sanctions Specialist (CGSS)? Any comments/ reviews? How has it enhanced your employability? Why did you take the CGSS?
Sap sd, S/4 Hana
Current ctc- 8 lakhs
What should be my expected ctc.
Have salary discussion call with Bharatpe today for role of Data Scientist.
What should be my expectations to them acc to Bharatpe budget standards and ESOP policies? Plz help
4.1 yrs in sql/python/tableau
Holding offer-20 (19fixed)
Why can I buy the hesalite Moonwatch from the omega website for $5250 but at the mall the same one goes for 6400?
What’s the best place to earn yield on BAT?
Im a RN and took on a new role working in Home Health. I chose this position because My husband & I recently moved to PA with our 2 kids (1&3), with no family available for his residency program with a hospital. If you know that life, I’m pretty much the main parent for our kids. I don’t want to work in the hospital/floor work anymore; nor do I believe the hrs are flexible enough. I need a job that’s flexible for the kids but pays >$44/hr. Maybe remote or hybrid? Please help w/ suggestions.
Any Idea about why credit cards like AMEX in Italy offer very poor advantages compared to US? That’s annoying…
This whole waking up at 2:30 am with impending anxiety, and thought of work papers, really must stop. At this point I'm wide awake 👀
Legitimately amazed how incredibly stupid Canada has become
If anyone is interested in a referral for PwC or have any questions, feel free to DM me.
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Any insight on jumping from internal and C-suite comms to external comms? What value to external does an internal person have? What skills to lean into? I also have significant political comms experience outside of my 9-5. I just want that external/PR focus to be my 9-5 job, too!
Hi fishers, I got an offer to work as a Marketing Manager in a bank. This is my I was first working in-house. Do people usually dress up in the office? Any guidelines for women/men?
Saw that one of the most toxic people I’ve ever met was recently hired at Essence as a VP and it’s taking alllllll my strength not to email their new team members some messaging of warning. Ugh 🤮 how do people like that get hired?
Starting to think about new hires in Q2. 2 SAEs and 2 AEs. Prefer SF, but possible NYC. Interested? Hope so. LMK
I got promoted a while ago and still feel like I’m not qualified. Have you ever experienced this? Is it bad to tell your boss you don’t think you should have been promoted?
And how many of us are in touch with this emotion:
PR folks: How much “earned” do you think you could drum up without influencers? And am I crazy or do PR firms feel like glorified influencer agencies these days?
[sterile corp comms people and DC govt and big oil brain washing people, you are excluded from the above]
How do levels in house/client side work? I know they’re not as comparable to agency but curious the minimum years of experience to make the move and what roles would even be similar.
I am a graduating PR student looking to work for a PR/Ad agency in Los Angeles that works with entertainment clients. Any recommendations on agencies I should look at?
How is your agency managing the war for talent these days in terms of retention? I’m a little at odds with mine where we seem to be giving promotions and higher pay to any and everyone who gets an offer elsewhere. In the long term I don’t see how it benefits us to have talent with further inflated titles running things they aren’t skilled for. It also makes ppl like me who had no intention of looking want to look just because. Curious what others are experiencing/feeling?
I was recently changed from exempt to non exempt and wasn’t told why, other then I will be getting overtime. Should I be concerned as to why my status changed?
Anyone at BCW have thoughts on the benefits (specifically health insurance)? The website sent to me by a recruiter doesn’t seem to say who the provider is. Worry it’s one that’s not widely accepted.